Napoleon's Iconic Waterloo Hat Just Sold For A Bargain Price

Big news for Waterloo fans. No, the second Mamma Mia! movie was not leaked a month early. Napoleon's famous hat from his just-as-famous losing battle was sold at auction for the equivalent of $325,000 Monday, exactly 203 years after his crushing surrender, BBC reports. It's a small price to pay to emulate the French style icon, whose bicorne hat elongated his actually-not-short stature and made sure he could be seen in battle.

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  • Napoleon's iconic Waterloo hat just sold for a bargain price
    Big news for Waterloo fans. No, the second Mamma Mia! movie was not leaked a month early. Napoleon's famous hat from his just-as-famous losing battle was sold at auction for the equivalent of $325,000 ...
    06/18/2018 - 9:54 am | View Link
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    07/9/2018 - 6:17 am | View Website
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    Napoleon's hat which he dropped as he fled defeat at the Battle of Waterloo was sold at the De Baecque auction house in Lyon. The emperor's hat from 1815 fetched seven times more than expected. The emperor's hat from 1815 fetched seven times more than expected.
    07/4/2018 - 3:48 pm | View Website
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    06/25/2018 - 1:11 am | View Website
  • Napoleon's iconic Waterloo hat just sold for a bargain ...
    Big news for Waterloo fans. No, the second Mamma Mia! movie was not leaked a month early. Napoleon’s famous hat from his just-as-famous losing battle was sold at auction for the equivalent of $325,000 Monday, exactly 203 years after his crushing surrender, BBC reports.
    06/21/2018 - 5:19 am | View Website
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    (CNN) - A hat said to be worn by Napoleon Bonaparte at the Battle of Waterloo sold for more than $400,000 at an auction in Lyon, France. The De Baecque auction house told CNN the buyer is a European collector passionate about the First French Empire.
    06/19/2018 - 12:31 pm | View Website
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